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Come, see, and match-3 to conquer!
One of the most powerful capitals in the history of the world wants you as its emperor. Swap tiles to match three-of-a-kind or more in a row, conquer a legion of boards, and create nothing less than your own Roman empire!




Click Play to start your campaign. Swap tiles to match three or more in a row. Match four or five tiles in a row to get more resources!


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Collect all three resource types to buy buildings for your city. Conquer boards as fast as you can to bag time bonuses and more loot!


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Conquer boards to expand civilization. It won’t be easy. You’ll encounter rebellious locked tiles!


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  Cradle of Rome Tips and Strategies








·          Match four- or five-of-a-kind same-type tiles to acquire more resources.






·          Collect all three types of resources—Gold, Supplies, and Food—to purchase buildings for your Roman city.






·          Collect coins to build the city. Each silver coin gives you 3 units of gold. Each gold coin gives you 5 units of gold.






·          Right-click buildings in the city for information on what each has to offer.






·          Buildings give you titles, like Merchant. Titles help you grow your civilization advance!






·          Buildings vary in value, some give you titles that are worth more and provide more gold, supplies, and food.






·          Your achievements are awarded with bonuses, such as small inhabitants appearing in your city and bringing you additional benefits.